Marketplace for Thursday, June 20, 2013
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Ben Bernanke's comments about the economy were optimistic -- but the markets saw the bad news: No more punch bowl. Also, with the passing of actor James Gandolfini, it's worth noting that television hasn’t been the same since Tony stepped outside and found ducks in his swimming pool.
Posted In: Youth Radio, Unemployment, teenagers
Teen unemployment is at 24.4 percent, three times the national average. With opportunities so scarce, young jobseekers need to think about all the little things that could hurt their chances.
Posted In: sour food, greek yogurt
Sour foods and flavors are riding high at the moment, and our growing desire for them is changing the food industry.
Posted In: Wall Street, gold, Bernanke, QE2
The markets take a hit in the wake of Fed chairman Ben Bernanke’s “good” news about the economy.